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The Hidden Costs of America’s Perpetual Wars

By Stephanie Savell | ( | - - I’m in my mid-thirties, which means that, after the 9/11 attacks, when this country went to war in Afghanistan and Iraq in what President…

The Map: Costs of 76 ongoing American Wars

By Tom Engelhardt | ( | - - He left Air Force Two behind and, unannounced, “shrouded in secrecy,” flew on an unmarked C-17 transport plane into Bagram Air Base, the largest…
Tweeting while the Planet Burns: Dystopia 2025

Tweeting while the Planet Burns: Dystopia 2025

By Tom Engelhardt | ( ) | - - It’s January 2025, and within days of entering the Oval Office, a new president already faces his first full-scale crisis abroad. Twenty-four…